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Australian war heroes song. Remembrance Day Song. The song is timeless and honours the memory of those who have died in the service and defence of Australia ...

Australian war heroes song. Remembrance Day Song. The song is timeless and honours the memory of those who have died in the service and defence of Australia ...

Australia Remembers Sir Edward ('Weary') Dunlop (surgeon, war hero) whose courage and compassion whilst a Japanese prisoner of war inspired a generation.  Australia's greatest hero.

Australia Remembers Sir Edward ('Weary') Dunlop (surgeon, war hero) whose courage and compassion whilst a Japanese prisoner of war inspired a generation. Australia's greatest hero.

Caskets of the five fallen Australian Soldiers during the memorial service in Tarin Kot.

Caskets of the five fallen Australian Soldiers during the memorial service in Tarin Kot.

Lieutenant-Colonel Vivian Bullwinkel, Mrs. Statham,AO, MBE, ARRC, ED, FNM (18 December 1915 – 3 July 2000) was an Australian Army nurse during theSecond World War. She was the sole survivor of theBangka Island Massacre, when the Japanese killed 21 of her fellow nurses on Radji Beach, Bangka Island (Indonesia) on 16 February 1942.

Lieutenant-Colonel Vivian Bullwinkel, Mrs. Statham,AO, MBE, ARRC, ED, FNM (18 December 1915 – 3 July 2000) was an Australian Army nurse during theSecond World War. She was the sole survivor of theBangka Island Massacre, when the Japanese killed 21 of her fellow nurses on Radji Beach, Bangka Island (Indonesia) on 16 February 1942.

November 11 - A Memory - Australia Anzac Day....Lest We Forget.

November 11 - A Memory - Australia Anzac Day....Lest We Forget.

Australian nurses of the 2/4 Casuality Clearing Station evacuated on the Vyner Brooke. Only Sister Mavis Hannah (centre) survived the prisoner  in Sumartra. Matron Irene Drummond (right) was killed in the massacre on Banka Island. Sister Dora Gardam (left) died 4 April 1945 as a prisoner of war. (AWM  120519)

Australian nurses of the 2/4 Casuality Clearing Station evacuated on the Vyner Brooke. Only Sister Mavis Hannah (centre) survived the prisoner in Sumartra. Matron Irene Drummond (right) was killed in the massacre on Banka Island. Sister Dora Gardam (left) died 4 April 1945 as a prisoner of war. (AWM 120519)

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